Antique Advertising Association of America
The Antique Advertising Association of America is a club for collectors of popular and antique advertising. They formed over 20 years ago and have members across the United States and Canada, Mexico, Japan and Europe.
The group is dedicated to collecting and preserving all forms and varieties of advertising including signs, displays, containers and ephemera.
Past Times Magazine
Members receive issues of the Past Times magazine, a quarterly publication dedicated to the hobby. There have been over 100 issues, concerning subjects such as:
- Soldiers in Advertising
- Guns and Gunpowder
- Tobacco Square Boxes
- Hunting and the Great Outdoors
- Biscuits, Cookies and Crackers
- Christmas and Santa Claus
Back issues are also available to purchase at a cost of $2, $5 or $10 depending on the issue.
The site also includes information about the club’s annual convention, a Q & A forum for collectors and links to auction houses specializing in antique advertising and ephemera.